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7 Best Rabbit Foods | 2020 Buyer Guide

There are so many different brand of rabbit food on the market today it’s easy to get a little confused and overwhelmed. Oxbow, Vitacraft, Kaytee all claim to be the perfect food for your rabbit. But which one is really the best and is there actually a difference between them all? In this review, we […]

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What To Put In The Bottom Of A Rabbit Cage |5 Best Solutions

When it comes to what to put in the bottom of a rabbit cage, there is something you will want to be aware of. This is that rabbit feet are extraordinarily sensitive. To protect their delicate feet from undue strain, the proper flooring is imperative. Otherwise, your rabbit is sure to experience discomfort and pain. […]

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How To Keep A Rabbit Cage From Smelling ( Bedding & Cleaning)

You have probably smelled a rabbit cage before. It’s true, they can develop a bit of an odor. Fortunately, when it comes to how to keep a rabbit cage from smelling, there are just a few things you will need to consider. You can even potentially make it easier for yourself, by teaching your rabbit […]

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Teddy Bear Hamsters | 21 Amazing Hamster Facts!

Hamsters are some of the cutest animals out there, and they make lovely pets. Teddy Bear Hamsters are a long-haired, fluffy breed. They are so-named for their distinctive teddy bear-like appearance. The Teddy Bear Hamster is happy to bond with their people. They are expressive, playful, and all-around delightful fellows. They have lots of unique […]

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Can Rabbits Get Wet | What can happen if your bunny gets wet?

When I first started to keep rabbits I was told never to get him wet – Mr Nibbles, that’s his name. I was never really told why and I always thought that they could die if they do get wet. Is this true, Can rabbits get wet and will they really die if they do? […]

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Do Pet Rabbits Need Bathing | Should You Bathe Them?

Do pet rabbits need bathing? We look into this and ask if you should bathe them. Rabbits are, in fact, very tidy creatures naturally. Thanks to this, they do not require baths very frequently. Still, there are times that you should indeed bathe your bunny.  Usually, this will be if your rabbit has become obese […]

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Hamsters: #4 Is Interesting!

You may be surprised to know a few things about hamsters. We have all seen them, either at pet stores or at friends’ homes. They are cute, certainly, but we don’t know much else about them. In fact, hamsters have some very unique features to offer as pets. To learn 10 things you didn’t know […]

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Himalayan Guinea Pig: Diet | Size | Breeding | Housing | Care Guide

Himalayan Guinea Pigs are an albino guinea pig variety. The fuzzy little creature is born with red eyes, and fur that is uniformly white. As they age, Himalayan Guinea Pigs develop dark coloring around their eyes, on their paws, and on their noses. These are called points. This is similar to what Siamese cats experience.  […]

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Teddy Guinea Pig Care Guide | Diet | Size | Breeding | Housing

The Teddy Guinea pig gets its name from its rather adorable and very distinctive look. With round ears, a rough, thick coat of fur, and a wide, upturned nose, the Teddy Guinea Pig looks like a little teddy bear. This is a big part of the little guy’s charm.  To match its looks, the average […]

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Can Gerbils Eat Dandelions? How to Feed Your Gerbils Dandelions

Mostly, gerbils should eat pellets from the pet store. These are well-balanced nutritionally. This is not to say that your gerbil cannot have a snack. Can Gerbils eat dandelions? Because they are free and in plentiful supply. There are many plants, veggies and fruits that gerbils can indulge in safely, and this includes dandelions! As […]

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7 Things You Should Know Before Buying A Guinea Pig

  Guinea pigs are highly sociable creatures. This means that, as pets, they can be quite friendly. Guinea pigs also like to be around others of their own kind, ideally. The docile little guys spend most of their day feeding, grooming, or going to explore. With companions, they will also cuddle and play. Guinea pigs […]

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Can Rabbits Eat Strawberries?

Rabbits are well-known to enjoy a variety of produce. There are also some fruits, veggies and other plants that will affect them harmfully. So, checking whether strawberries, in particular, are safe for rabbits to consume is a wise move. The answer to your question is…. Can rabbits eat strawberries? Rabbits can indeed eat strawberries – […]

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Can Rabbits Eat Spinach? | How Much | How Often | Benefits | Risks

Spinach is a leafy green that few rabbits would say ‘no’ to. It may seem to be a fine and natural thing to feed to your bunny. But can rabbits eat spinach without any consequences? Can rabbits eat spinach? In fact, rabbits can indeed eat spinach. There is a catch, though, spinach contains high amounts […]

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Can Mice Drink From A Bowl? Should They Use A Bottle

Some larger animals, like cats and dogs, can use a water bowl effectively. When it comes to small animals, like mice, this is not so often the case. In fact, can mice drink from a bowl? Yes, But mice should not drink from a bowl, ideally.  Can mice drink from a bowl? Mice absorb water […]

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Can Hamsters Eat Sprouts? How Many Sprouts and How Often!

Sprouts are indeed something that hamsters can eat safely. In fact, sprouts have a few benefits for the little guys. Hamsters can eat a variety of fresh produce, veggies and fruits alike. But can hamsters eat sprouts? Can hamsters eat sprouts? Sprouts are great for hamsters nutritionally. Hamsters absorb a portion of their water from […]

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What Do Mice Need In Their Cage? 5 Things Your Pet Mouse Needs

Mice are tiny animals with a lot of personality. Some may be uncomfortable with the idea of mice, due to their association with wild mice, as pests.  Pet mice are actually a different breed altogether; one created for both beauty and their sociable, docile nature. These are aptly named Fancy Mice. While wild mice tend […]

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Can Dwarf Hamsters Eat Bananas? Plus 7 Safe Foods For Dwarf Hamsters

Perhaps when you eat a banana, your Dwarf Hamster begs for a piece. Or maybe you are just curious: can Dwarf Hamsters eat bananas? In fact, bananas are not toxic to Dwarf Hamsters. So, yes, bananas are something a hamster can consume.  Can dwarf hamsters eat bananas? Bananas contain vitamin B and C which Hamsters […]

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Mice As Pets Pros And Cons: 7 Reasons You Should Buy A Pet Mouse

You have probably seen mice at pet stores before and wondered if mice as pets are a good idea?. A lot of these are what are called “feeder mice”, which means they are bred to feed other animals at the store. These mice, while still cute, do not compare to Fancy Mice, which are bred […]

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Can Pet Rabbits Eat Apples? – Good Treats For Rabbits

Rabbits can eat a variety of plants and produce. However, it is very important to remove any pits and seeds. These can cause rabbits to choke, and many even contain poisonous compounds. Today’s question is ‘Can Pet Rabbits Eat Apples?‘….. Let’s find out! Can rabbits eat apples? Apple seeds contain arsenic. So, while yes, rabbits […]

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Can Mice Eat Oranges? 10 Foods Mice Love to Eat

While mice can indeed consume many fruits and veggies, there are also several that must be avoided for their health, comfort and safety. We were asked recently if pet mice can eat oranges. So here’s the answer. Can mice eat oranges? Oranges are, in fact, are a food that you should avoid feeding to pet […]

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Pet Mice Facts: 11 Facts Why You Should Keep Pet Mice

Mice make popular pets for many reasons. They are cute to look at, soft to pet, fun to play with, and, when they feel safe, mice will even interact socially. Mice get along well with people and their own kind when you pair them properly. In this article, we discuss 11 facts why you should keep […]

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7 Items That Must Be On Your Hamster Supply List

Hamsters are distinguished from other rodents by their little ears, stubby legs and short tails. Adorably, when they eat, they stuff their cheeks, much like squirrels. But what 7 Items must be on your hamster supply list? Let’s find out. A little known fact about hamsters is that they are nocturnal. Much like cats, they will […]

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What Do Rabbits Eat And Drink | Complete Diet Guide For Rabbits

Rabbits are relatively low-maintenance pets. They are friendly when they are happy, and a healthy, well-adjusted rabbit will be glad to socialize. Rabbits are also independent creatures. They are bright and alert and can entertain themselves easily. In this article, we address the question ‘What do rabbits eat and drink?’. What do rabbits eat and drink? […]

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Which Foods are Toxic to Rabbits? 10 Foods You Should Avoid

Rabbits require fiber above all else. As their primary food source, rabbits even have a special organ called a “cecum,” which allows them to digest fiber effectively. The cecum utilizes bacteria and yeast to ferment fibrous materials. Finally, these materials are excreted in what are called cecotropes, from which rabbits absorb vitamins and fats.  This […]